College of Music

University of Colorado Boulder

Voice and Choral Alumni News

August 2, 2010

Thank you to retired Professor Joan Catoni Conlon for sending us these updates about some of our recent graduates from the Voice, Opera, and Choral Department:

  • Alexa Doebele (MME 1993, DMA 2009, choral) was appointed Director of Choral Studies at Concordia University Wisconsin in Mequon, Wisconsin.
  • Thomas Kim (DMA 2009, choral) has been appointed to teach at the American University in Beirut.
  • Benjamin Riggs (MM 2000, DMA in progress, choral) has been appointed Artistic Director and Conductor of the Boulder Chorale.
  • Ashraf Sewailam (BM 1994, MM 1996, DMA 2008) will sing Leporello in Don Giovanni with the Seattle Opera in 2011.
  • Timothy Snyder (DMA 2009, choral) was appointed Director of Choral Studies at the University of Jacksonville, Florida.

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